|The Kurds in the Soviet Unionâ|
On the tragic assimilation of Kurds in the Caucasus specially in the newly found country of Azerbaijan. A brief overview of Red Kurdistan. Ismet ChÃ©riff Vanly, âThe Kurds in the Soviet Unionâ, in: Philip G. Kreyenbroek & S. Sperl (eds.), The Kurds: A Contemporary Overview (London:
Keywords: Pan-Turkism; Kurds; Ismet; Vanly; Red Kurdistan
|Recasting Oneself, Rejecting the Other: Pan-Turkism and Iranian Nationalism|
Van Schendel, Willem(Editor). Identity Politics in Central Asia and the Muslim World: Nationalism, Ethnicity and Labour in the Twentieth Century. London, , GBR: I. B. Tauris & Company, Limited, 2001
Keywords: Pan-Iranism; Iranian Nationalism; Pan-Turkism; Azerbaijan; Iran
|Pan-Turkism va Iran (Pan-Turkism and Iran)|
This is a book in Persian about the history of pan-Turkism in Iran and its attack on Iranian territorial integrity around the WWI period. The idea of a greater homeland for all Turks was propagated by pan-Turkism, which was adopted almost at once as a main ideological pillar by the Committee of Union and Progress and somewhat later by other political caucuses in what remained of the Ottoman Empire...
Keywords: Pan-Turkism; Iran; Kazem zadeh Iranshahr; Kazem zadeh; Pan-Turanism; pan-Iranism; Iranian territorial integrity; Iranian nationalism; پان ترکیسم; آذربایجان; پان تورکیسم
|Politicization of the background of Nizami Ganjavi: Attempted de-Iranization of a historical Iranian - Ali Doostzadeh|
The goal of this article is to examine the ethnic roots and cultural association of Nezami Ganjavi, one of the greatest Persian poets. It is of course well known that Nezami is a universal figure, but there are two reasons to examine his ethnic and cultural associations. The first reason is that it helps us understand his work better. We provide exposition of rare sources (such as Nozhat al-Majales) which are crucial for the study of the 12th century region of Arran and Sherwan...
Keywords: Nezami Ganjavi; Ganja; Nizami Ganjavi; Persian literature; Nezami Ganjei; Khusraw and Shirin; Leyli and Majnun; Haft Paykar; Iran; Iranian civilization; USSR; Stalin; pan-Turkism; Persia; Farsi; Panj Ganj; Makhzan al-Asrar; Bahram Gur; Alexander the Great; Farsi literature; Iranian history
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|On the necessity of the unity of Iranian people - Shapur Arya|
A small guideline and opinion article on the need for various Iranian peoples to unify inorder to achieve self-preservation for the future.
Keywords: Iran; Iranian people; Kurd; Talysh; Persians; Talishes; Tolish; Tajiks; Tats; Zaza; Zazaki; Kurmanji; Sorani; Pashtu; Baluch; Sassanids; Medes; Achaemenids; Parthians; Saffarids; Shaddadids; Samanids; Islam; Zoroastrianism; Pan-Turkism; Threat to Iranian people; Iranic unity; Mithraism; Iranian languages; Iranian cultures, Iranian union, Pan-Iranism
|A Study about the Persian Cultural Legacy and Background of the Sufi Mystics Shams Tabrizi and Jalal al-Din Rumi - Rahgozari Minutalab|
This is an extensive (free source) article about Rumi's Persian background and counters arguments that are made by groups that deny his ethnic, cultural and linguistic heritage.
Keywords: Persian poet; Rumi; Jalal al-Din Rumi; Jalal al-Din Balkhi; Sultan Walad; Baha al-din Walad; Divan-i Shams Tabrizi; Shams Tabrizi; Mathnawi; Masnavi; Quran Pahlavi; Balkh; Vakhsh; Anatolia; Iran; Iranians; Persian; Turkey; Turks; Greeks; Rum; Maqalat; Ma'arif; Fihi ma Fih; Majalis Sabe'; Fereydun Sepahsalar; Hesam al-Din Chelebi; Ibtida Nama; Intiha Nama; Ma'arif Waladi; Konya; Seljuqs; Shahnameh; Rustam; Key Khusraw; Sufism; Bayazid Bistami; Hallaj; Sanai; Attar; Molavi; Mowlana; Mowlana Balkhi; Persian; Pan-Turkism; Safina Tabriz; Shams al-Din Tabriz; Shams ad-Din Tabriz; Sanai; Attar
|ON THE MODERN POLITICIZATION OF THE PERSIAN POET NEZAMI GANJAVI - Siavash Lornejad, Ali Doostzadeh|
Siavash Lornejad, Ali Doostzadeh "On the Modern Politicization of the Persian Poet Nezami Ganjavi", Edited by Victoria Arakelova, YEREVAN SERIES FOR ORIENTAL STUDIES (Editor of the Series Garnik Asatrian), Caucasian Centre for Iranian Studies, Yerevan, 2012. The monograph examines several anachronisms, misinterpretations and outright distortions related to the great Persian poet Nezami Ganjavi, that have been introduced since the USSR campaign for Nezami's 800th anniversary in the 1930s and 1940...
Keywords: Nizami; Nizami Ganjavi; Nezami Ganjavi; Nizami Ganjei; Persian literature; Nozhat al-Majales; Safina-ye Tabriz; Dastgerdi; Kirakos Ganjakets'i; Khusraw and Shirin; Makhzan al-Asrar; Layli and Majnun; Haft Peykar; Leyli and Majnun; Iran; Iranian Civilization; USSR; pan-Turkism; Aliev; Republic of Azerbaijan; Arran; Sharvan; Shirvan; Persia; Iran; Azerbaijan; Armenia; Qatran Tabrizi; Homam Tabrizi; Bahram Gur; Alexandar the Great; Khamsa; Iranian history; Talysh; Kurd; Shirin; Mahin Banu; Khusraw Parviz; Barbad; Nakisa; Khaqani; Mahasti; Tati; Azeri; Eldiguzid; Talyshi; Azari; Dehqan; Eskandar-nama; Esfandyar; Asadi Tusi; Peter Chelkowski; Iran and Caucasus; Caucasus; Sassanids; Parthians; Achaemenid; Atropatene; Medes; Caucasian Albanians; Armenians; Turks; Georgians; Saljuqs; Ghaznavids; Shaddadids; Rawwadids; Sajids; Salarids; Scythians; Turanians; Shahnama; Simorgh; Islam; Zoroastrianism; Tabriz; Herat; Baylaqan; Jami; Kurdish; Persianate; Persian; Tahirids; Samanids; Siavash Lornejad; Ali Doostzadeh; Darband; Barda'; Partaw; Dvin; Ibn Hawqal; Kirakos Gandzaketsi; Al Masudi; Al Istakhari; Al Muqqadessi; Kalila o Demna; Persian Musical Modes; Arash; Fereydun; Jamshid; Nushaba; Alans; Said Nafisi; Vladimir Minorsky; Iqbal Nama; Sharaf Nama; Iqbal Nama; Bahram Nama; Scythians; Iranian Plant names; Ibn Khudadbih; De Blois; De Planhol; Richard Frye; Ahmad Tafazzoli; Mohammad Amin Riahi; Abbas Zaryab Khoi; Clifford Edmond Bosworth